Alumni Corner

Alumni Corner
Friday, November 15, 2019

Welcome to the Cato College of Education Alumni Corner!

We are currently seeking COED alumni interested in serving on our alumni council. If you are interested, please let us know at


Bonnie Roop ‘19 (Middle Grades Education) was named NC Student Teacher of the Year by the North Carolina Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (NCACTE). She is teaching social studies at Martin Luther King in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools.

Robin Green ‘96 and B.J. Williams ‘10 received an Excellence in Leadership Award during Homecoming weekend. The UNC Charlotte Black Alumni Chapter recognized six alumni with its Excellence in Leadership Award, which honors University alumni and friends who have achieved excellence in the Charlotte community. A reception for the awardees was held September 27 at the Harris Alumni Center. 

Robin Green ’96 is the learning community administrator at Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. She leads the CMS Alternative to Suspension Program with Mecklenburg County Parks and volunteers with Hope Haven. She was recognized recently in “Who’s Who in Black Charlotte.”

B.J. Williams ’10 was recognized in education. He is dean of students and new teacher coach at Eastway Middle School, where he was named the 2018 Teacher of the Year. Williams coaches multiple sports teams and recently completed his term as a board member of the Young Alumni Chapter


Thanks for spending some time with us in Alumni Corner. As Director of the Cato College of Education Alumni Affairs, I would love to hear from you. You can reach me via email or or by phone at 704-687-8827.

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